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Geralynn Franceschini Executive Director of Strategic Implementation Office of the President

Languages Spoken
Spanish
Bio
Geralynn serves as Executive Director supporting the President and Chief of Staff of American University in the implementation of the Strategic Plan.

She has extensive global corporate and management consulting experience identifying opportunities and solving complex challenges for clients in the U.S.A. and internationally. At Marriott International’s Center of Excellence she led a portfolio of enterprise transformation programs.

Geralynn worked over ten years at PwC and Booz, Allen & Hamilton in management consulting, focusing on strategic planning, organizational transformation, strategic initiatives, business process improvement, risk assessment and management, operations, impact analysis, and portfolio/program management. She has experience in the hotel, telecommunications, retail, international development, non-profit, government, information technology and financial services industries.

She also served as Vice President Program Management at Evolvent Inc. Geralynn worked at other corporations, namely Vangent Inc., Unisys Inc. and Intelsat where she focused on strategic planning/execution, organizational transformation, business process improvements, and program management.

Geralynn holds an MBA from American University, a Post-Masters Certificate in Information Technology from Johns Hopkins University, a MA in Spanish and a BA Political Science and Spanish. She is PMP certified, fluent in Spanish and has worked in Latin America, Europe, Asia, Africa, and Russia. She serves as volunteer at the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center in Washington, DC metro area